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Hudaibiya Mills case: NAB files review petition against SC decision

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed a review petition against the Supreme Court’s decision regarding dismissing the Hudaibia case appeal on December 15 last year. The apex court had dismissed NAB’s appeal to reopen the Hudaibiya Paper Mills case against the members of Sharif family. The NAB filed review petition and it stated […]

Mother cries for help, seeks justice from COAS, CJP

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Funeral prayer of Intezar Ahmed, who was allegedly shot dead by Personnel of Anti-Car Lifting Cell of the Sindh Police, offered in Sultan Mosque in Defence on Sunday. The deceased’s father, Ishtiaq Ahmed said that Intezar, who recently come back from Malaysia, had a fight with two men two days back — […]

JIT releases criminal’s sketch in Zainab murder case

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report KASUR: Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in Zainab murder case has issued a fresh sketch of the wanted perpetrator on Sunday while more pictures of the criminal have been attained using CCTV footages. Grieving parents of seven-year-old Zainab are unable to identify the man through the pictures while teams have begun to collect DNA […]

Body of MQM-L’s Dr Hassan recovered from car in Karachi

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Body of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-London (MQM-L) leader Professor Dr Hasan Zafar Arif was recovered from a car’s back seat in Karachi’s Ibrahim Hyderi area Sunday. He was a resident of DHA Phase VI. The elderly retired professor’s identity card was found with the body, which was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center. […]

Army warns against fake calls from ‘army officials’

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

RAWALPINDI (APP): The media wing of the armed forces, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), warned on Sunday against telephone calls to the public from impersonators pretending to be armed forces’ officials. The statement said: “There are reports of fake telephone calls being made to the general public by individuals impersonating as Pakistan Armed Forces officials. The […]

CJP summons Karachi mayor over water, milk issues

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

–Orders Sindh govt to check sale of hormone injections used to enhance milk production –Bench ire for water shortage, failure to control tanker mafia   F.P. Report KARACHI: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar on Sunday summoned Karachi Mayor Wasim Akhtar over issues regarding water and substandard milk in the city. The Chief […]

Global

Six US senators reached on immigration deal

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: A group of six US senators from both the democratic and republican parties said that they had agreed on the reform in immigration and will now working to get support for the agreement in Congress. A group of six senators issued a statement in this regard and according to it, they were […]

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Palestinian youth killed by Israel army gunfire in Gaza

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk GAZA CITY: Two Palestinian minors were martyred on Thursday in clashes with Israeli forces that erupted in both the occupied West Bank and the blockaded Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Ali Qino, 16, was killed in clashes with the Israeli army that erupted in the village of Iraq-Burin south of […]

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Qatar voices readiness to hold talks with Egypt: FM

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk DOHA: Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani says his country is ready to discuss its outstanding differences with Egypt after more than four years of strained relations. The foreign minister also pointed to “attempts” — he did not say by whom — to disrupt diplomatic rapprochement between the two […]

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China welcomes inter-Korean talks

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday welcomed the talks between North and South Koreas during a phone call with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in, according to a Chinese Foreign Ministry statement. Xi voiced his support for the ongoing dialogue between the Seoul and Pyongyang governments in the Korean peninsula, the statement […]

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Trump selectively touts poll’s economic numbers

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Thursday appeared to cherry-pick a poll’s finding that two-thirds of American voters believe the economy is doing very well, ignoring that respondents do not credit him for the success. “In new Quinnipiac Poll, 66% of people feel the economy is ‘Excellent or Good.’ hat is the highest number […]

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Israeli leader suggests Saudi take on key role at Jerusalem

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog scandalously stated that there should be a special role and responsibility to be given to Saudi Arabia in terms of managing the holy sites such as al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. “Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia is one of the greatest revolutionaries in the Middle […]

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Pakistan

Bilawal for joint plans by Sindh government, civil society to check child abuse

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has stressed for urgent steps to save the children from abuse and other crimes and urged the civil society and the Sindh government to work-out joint plans for creating comfortable and secure environment for our children to grow. The PPP Chairman was talking to a […]

Nawaz felicitates nation on extension of SC, PHC jurisdiction to FATA

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday felicitated the nation on the extension of the Supreme Court and Peshawar High Court’s jurisdiction to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). “I congratulate the tribal nation on an era of its constitutional, legal, and democratic rights,” Nawaz said in a statement. The long-standing demand […]

Committee to recommend forwarding sexual assault cases to ATCs

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Government of Punjab has decided on Saturday to forward sexual assualt cases to anti-terrorism courts (ATC) and legislate for DNA Act in wake of numerous child abuse cases surfaced in the recent past. A committee formed by Punjab chief minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday has begun its operations and is supposed […]

Work, not words, brings about revolution: PM

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi remarked on Saturday that revolution comes from working and not from tall claims. “We have proven ourselves by working [for the betterment of country],” he said while addressing the inauguration ceremony of National Incubation Centre in Peshawar. We can only move forward if we work otherwise we […]

Arrest Zainab’s culprit as fast as Orange Train is being constructed: Reham Khan

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report KASUR: Jounalist and social activist Reham Khan visited Kasur on Saturday and met the family of seven-year-old Zainab who died after tragic rape incident. Reham offered condolences to the bereaved family and expressed solidarity with them. Talking to media, she termed the incident ‘terrible and stressed that the brutal murder should not be […]

Zainab murder case: New CCTV footage of suspect surfaces

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report KASUR: A new CCTV footage of the suspect involved in Zainab murder case surfaced on Saturday in which he can be seen roaming outside the victim’s residence. The culprit is wearing a coat over shalwar kameez and a a cap on his head. The footage shows the suspect walking in the market on […]

Afghanistan

Govt release 75 prisoners of HI from Kabul prison

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Afghan government on Thursday released scores of prisoners of Hezb-e-Islami from prison in Kabul in a bid to help implement the articles of peace deal between Gulbuddin Hekmatayr and the government. The officials confirmed that the prisoners were released during a ceremony from Pul-e-Charkhi prison in East of capital Kabul. The […]

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2017 proved deadly year for journalists, media: AJSC

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: A report released by Afghan Journalists Safety Committee Thursday said 2017 was proved to be deadliest year for journalists and media in the history of Afghanistan. The report depicting the status of violence and intimidation against journalists and media workers in 2017, underlined other prominent issues and happenings in the realm of […]

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Finland donates €2m for water sanitation

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The government of Finland has contributed two million euros ($2.4 million) to support UNICEF’s programme to provide Afghan children and families with safe water, sanitation and hygiene. A statement from UNICEF said that the aid would help improve water and sanitation facilities in schools, having a positive impact on attendance, quality of […]

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President stresses need for public awareness

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Stressing the need for a public awareness campaign regarding polio, President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani has said the crippling disease is still posing threat to the children in the country. The president said this while speaking to governors and directors of public health and Haj and Auqaf departments of Kandahar, Helmand, Nangarhar, Kunar, […]

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Taliban kill five police in Kunduz

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: Taliban gunmen killed five local police in the Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz province, officials said Thursday. The Taliban gunmen attacked local police posts in the Haji Mohib and Amir Muhammad areas of Dasht-e-Archi district last night, said Nasruddin Nazari, administrator of the same district. In the ensuing clashes, he told AIP, five […]

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15 IS and Taliban group militants join peace in Nangarhar

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk NANGARHAR: As many as fifteen gunmen affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) and Taliban groups surrendered before the Afghan forces and joined the peace process in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. Ataullah Khogyani, Spokesman of Nangarhar Governor informed the local Afghan media that fifteen militants of Taliban and IS groups joined peace process because […]

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Business

4,000 companies registered with SECP

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: With the registration of 4,954 new companies during the first half of the current fiscal year with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) the number of companies have been increased to 83,879. According to SECP sources, as compared to last year, there has been 44 percent growth registered in the […]

Gold import rises 50% in five months

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The import of gold during first five months (July-November) of current fiscal year increased by 50.58 per cent as compared to same period of previous year. During the period under review, 217 kilogram of the yellow metal valuing US $7.768 million was imported against import of 164 kg gold worth $5.823 million […]

Shipping activity at Port Qasim

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Eight ships MSC Sindy, MSC Mars, X-Press Makalu, Norstar Invictus, Agios Nicolas, Everich-6, Golar Bear and Gao Chang-2 scheduled to load/offload containers, Crude oil, Soya Bean, LPG, LNG and Palm oil were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, FOTCO Oil Terminal, Grain & Fertilizer Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal, Pakistan Gasport Consortium […]

Dollar hits 113 rupees

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Dollar in open market recorded substantial gain on the central bank ruling curbing imports of dollar from the exchange companies. Dollar in the open market hit 113 rupees on back of the last week ruling whereby exchange companies could only import around 35 percent against the surrender of small foreign currencies while […]

E-challan & payments: NBP, Islamabad traffic police sign agreement

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: In a grand ceremony in IG Office Islamabad, National Bank of Pakistan and Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP), signed an agreement for E-Challan and payments system in Islamabad Capital precinct. This partnership will enable the issuance of paperless challan to the driver through a hand held smart phone mobile application along with electronic […]

Hajj balloting held for employees of Sindh Bank

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Hajj balloting to select the 4 employees to be sponsored by the Sindh Bank for performing Hajj 2018 was held at Sindh Bank Head Office and conducted by the President/CEO, Tariq Ahsan. Balloting was also attended by other senior executives of the Bank and included Head of HR, Khawaja Tajammul Hussain, Mrs. […]

Sports

Bouncer strategy worked for NZ: Ramiz

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former captain and cricket analyst Ramiz Raja believes the ‘bouncer strategy’ has worked very well for New Zealand in destroying Pakistan’s batting in the second ODI on Tuesday. Pakistan team suffered their second defeat of the tour of New Zealand, after the Black Caps won by eight wickets under the Duckworth Lewis […]

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Ponting named Australia assistant coach for T20s

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk SYDNEY: Ricky Ponting will be an assistant coach during Australia´s Twenty20 international series against England and New Zealand next month, Cricket Australia said on Tuesday. The former Australia captain will work under head coach Darren Lehmann, while Troy Cooley and Matthew Mott will help out during the series. They have been brought on […]

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Rabada becomes top ranked Test bowler

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk DUBAI: South African Kagiso Rabada has become the number-one ranked bowler in the ICC Test Player Rankings after helping South Africa to an exciting 72 run victory over India in the first Test at Newlands on Monday. Rabada, who was one of the stars in South Africa’s successful campaign in the ICC U19 […]

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BCCI suspends Yusuf Pathan for five months on doping violation

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Former India allrounder Yusuf Pathan has been suspended by the Board of Control for India in Cricket (BCCI) for five months on the grounds of a doping violation. The BCCI, hours after it was reported that it had instructed the Baroda Cricket Association to not select him for the recently concluded […]

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New Zealand defeat Pakistan in second ODI at Nelson

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

Monitoring Desk NELSON: New Zealand defeated Pakistan in the rain affected second One Day International in Nelson on Tuesday. Pakistan set the target of 247 for the opponent after Muhammad Hafeez scored 50 and later young guns Hasan Ali and Shadab Khan blasted fifties. Pakistan took two early wickets in the New Zealand and Guptil […]

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Hasan, Shadab fifties boost Pakistan to 246 against NZ in second ODI

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

Monitoring Desk NELSON: Pakistani young guns Hasan Ali and Shadab Khan half-centuries helped Pakistan to reach 246 for nine after electing batting first in the second ODI in Nelson on Tuesday against New Zealand. Pakistani top order again collapse and no one was ready to challenge the Kiwi attack and only Muhammad Hafeez hit a […]

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Fashion

Shahid Kapoor to work in Imtiaz Ali’s next movie

By The Frontier Post | December 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Shahid Kapoor confirmed that he will work in the upcoming movie of Imtiaz Ali after gaps of 10 years. Shahid and Imitiaz previously work together in the blockbuster movie Jab We Met back in 2007. Ever since the director-actor duo hasn’t been able to work together as they were busy with different […]

Bhansali signs Alia Bhatt for ‘Hamari Jan Ho Tum’

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Sanjay Leela Bhansali decided to start work on his new film as he is still waiting for the release of his controversy-stricken Padmavati. Bhansali told local media that his new film will be called Hamari Jaan Ho Tum and the story revolves around two young individuals who are married off at a […]

Aamir Khan urges SRK to play lead role in Rakesh Sharma biopic

By The Frontier Post | December 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood perfectionist, Aamir Khan strongly recommended his good friend and Badshah Khan aka Shah Rukh Khan to play the lead role in the Rakesh Sharma Biopic. After all the speculations, Aamir Khan confirmed that he is not doing the Rakesh Sharma biopic and the fans were much disappointed. Sidharth Roy Kapur will produce […]

Big B shares a picture from the sets of Thugs of Hindustan in Thailand

By The Frontier Post | December 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood Shahenshah, Amitabh Bachchan shares of a picture while shooting his upcoming movie ‘Thugs of Hindustan’ in Thailand. The fans are super excited about the film as the fans will see the biggest star like Amitabh and Aamir Khan together for the first time. Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Sheikh are also […]

Raees director praises Mahira for her commitment

By The Frontier Post | December 17, 2017

F.P. Report MUMBAI: Director Rahul Dholakia praised Pakistani actress Mahira Khan for her work and committed towards the work. Rahul Dholakia, the director of film Raees, said that Indians were wronged about the Pakistani actress. Earlier, Mahira Khan while talking to media in Dubai, she said that I really enjoyed working with Shah Rukh Khan, […]

Much awaited ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ to be release on December 23

By The Frontier Post | December 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The much awaited Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ is all set to be releases on December 23. Tiger Zinada Hai is the sequel of director Ali Abbas Zafar movie Ek Tha Tiger 2013. The film is promised to be action packed movie and the fans are exciting about […]

Peshawar

Twelve milk sellers arrested

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: District administration in collaboration with Livestock Department conducted raids in different parts of the city and arrested 12 milk sellers for adulteration. On the directives of Deputy Commissioner (DC) Peshawar, Islamzeb, the Additional Assistant Commissioner (ACC), Salahuddin and officers of Livestock Department along with mobile milk testing laboratory checked sellers in Tehkal, […]

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Bilour warns federal govt over gas load shedding

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Awami National Party (ANP) senior vice-president and Member National Assembly Ghulam Ahmed Bilour on Monday warned of launching a protest drive against the gas load shedding in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Talking to Media at his residence, the ANP leader asked the government to ensure uninterrupted gas supply to Peshawar as the residents were […]

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Governor underlines needs for medical education

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Governor, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Engineer Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said that research and medical education are the backbone of academic institution and is playing pivotal role in treating and providing care to the population of any country. He expressed these views as a chief guest on convocation of Khyber College of dentistry here on […]

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Afghan refugees seeks more time to stay in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Members of Afghan Muhajareen Mutahid Shura have asked federal government to review its decisions with regard to extension of one month stay of Afghan refugees in Pakistan as it is impossible for them to return in such short span of time. The demand came in light of the recent decision taken by […]

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KP coalition govt determines for welfare, progress: Inayat

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Local Government and Rural Development (LG&RD), Inayatullah has said that the coalition government is determined for welfare, progress and development of the people. Addressing a function in Dir Upper, he said that under the same spirit hefty amount is being spent on health, education, supply of drinking […]

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Smuggling bids foiled

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The security forces foiled drugs smuggling bids and arrested two during separate actions in different areas of the provincial capital on Monday. The Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) during action at Bacha Khan International Airport Peshawar, recovered 150 heroin filled capsules (390gm ice heroin) from stomach of a passenger leaving for Sharjah through […]

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Home Districts

High electricity bills irk residents

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report SWABI: The high electricity bills have irked the residents of Union Council (UC) Sheikh Jana Swabi, who demanded PESCO authorities to immediately withdraw additional units from the last month bill to provide relief to people. The elders of UC Sheikh Jana including Gul Zada, Sher Afsar, Daraz Khan and Naseer Muhammad in a […]

JUI-F part ways from ANP in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report MARDAN: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazal-coalition partner of Awami National Party in the district government of Mardan has parted ways with the said ruling party and has applied for oppositions benches. JUI-F parliamentary leader, Moulana Amanat Shah along with other party leaders including Moulana Saleem Haleemi, Malik Ayaz and Malik Ahad here on Tuesday gave application […]

Agitation against NLC in progress in Torkham

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Ahmad Nabi & Junaid Afridi LANDI KOTAL: Agitation of Khuga Khel tribe against National Logistic Cell (NLC) was in progress as they staged protest demonstration in Torkham and demanded of the Chief Justice of Pakistan to take suo motto action against what they called mal-practices of NLC. Dozens of elders and local tribal from Shinwari,Zakha […]

Bara Tehsil reopens after 12 years

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report BARA: After remained shut for 12 years, Bara Tehsil was resumed for executing official works here on Tuesday. In this connection a simple gathering was initiated in Tehsil Bara that was attended by Assistant Political Agent (APA) Bara Ismatullah Wazir as chief guest beside numbers of tribal elders and administration officials. APA cut […]

Khattak says PTI fulfills all promises

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report MALAKAND: Chief Minister Khyber Pakthunkhwa Pervez Khattak Tuesday claimed that performance of the PTI government during last four years has made the opponents restless. CM added that people will reject the corrupt leaders in the coming general election of this year. This he said while addressing to gathering at Govt High School No.1 […]

Man shot dead his step-mother in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report MARDAN:  A man gunned down his step-mother over unknown reasons here on Monday within the remits of Saddar Police Station. Officials of Saddar Police Station quoted Noor Muhammad as saying that his daughter (f) had went to home of her step-son indentified as Atif Khan where they exchanged hot words with each other […]

Article

Donald Trump’s approach to Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

Shakir Wazir The US president Donald Trump announced the new South Asian Strategy on August, 21, 2017 wherein, he chastised Pakistan for providing safe havens to the very terrorists US is fighting. This might have flabbergasted most of the Pakistanis who would have done a double take on their TV screens and headlines of the […]

Condition Precedent

By The Frontier Post | December 11, 2017

M Jahanzeb Butt Long awaited appeal of the Punjab Government has been finally accepted by the apex Court, ruling out the injunction of the Lahore High Court. The critique observation on the decision of the apex Court has stated that the apex Court has applied the doctrine of ‘In casu extremae necessitatis omnia sunt communia’ […]

Terrorism, barbarism and educational institutions

By The Frontier Post | December 10, 2017

Muhammad Rahim Haqqani A student of grade-X says that at dusk when the TV channels show the footage of suicide bombs, I feel much fear and jolts that why one man kills a lot of other innocent humans? Why one human is thirsty to shed the blood of another man. Human beings are the greatest […]

They sold Jerusalem!

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

Ibrahim Karagül Exactly 100 years ago, around about these days, we lost Jerusalem. We lost Palestine. We lost the entire region. We took refuge in Anatolia, the last fortress. We protected ourselves here. We built a shelter for all those flocking in from all corners of the region. Exactly a century ago, we resisted in […]

Jerusalem as Trump’s political theatre

By The Frontier Post | December 8, 2017

Hussain Abdul Hussain “Jerusalem will remain the capital of Israel, and it must remain undivided,” said presidential candidate Barack Obama in 2008. Had President Donald Trump, or any other sitting US president, said what Obama told AIPAC during his electoral campaign, such statement would have made history. But Trump’s speech, in which he “recognized” Jerusalem […]

Jerusalem is Muslims’ red line

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Yasin Aktay The US’s political mind, humanitarian values and rationality are not proportionate to its power. Unfortunately, the area of influence it occupies in the world through brute force also offers no hope or positive expectation for humanity. Every step it takes, due to its brute force, stirs up world politics. But recently, this effect […]

Editorial

Lopsided energy policy

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

The successive government from 1973 starting from Bhutto era till date has deliberately ignored to chalk out a compressive and affordable energy policy. Construction of big and small dams along with hydro power stations was not built merely for such political reasons that ran counter to the national interest. The country was pushed to grave […]

Political Pyrexia

By The Frontier Post | December 11, 2017

Patience calm and forbearance used to be the dominant attributes of the temperament of the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. When he was federal minister in Nawaz Sharif cabinet, he always remained calm and cools to the opposition sharp critique against the government and preferred to avoid firebrand response like Khwaja Saad Rafiq, Talal Chaudhri […]

Currency depreciation

By The Frontier Post | December 10, 2017

The first round of talks between the visiting team of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and high official of the government concluded in which the advice of this international donor agency for depreciation of currency was conceded. Pakistani Rupee was constantly losing value in exchange with US dollar and other hard trading currencies. The State Bank […]

Hinting foreign policy shift

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

Addressing a seminar hosted by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif hinted at shift from the United States towards China and Russia. He said Pakistan policy for long had remained US centric; however, the time has come to review our foreign policy and shift its focus towards Russia and China. He emphasized […]

Contaminated drinking water

By The Frontier Post | December 8, 2017

It is very pathetic that PPP government, which ruled over Sindh province for the past ten years could not even provided clean drinking water to the people. But on the contrary spends billions of rupees on cultural shows and party public meetings. The Islamabad political power show is one such example of extravagance and lavish […]

CPEC financing

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

China has stopped funding of some projects particularly those related to the road network under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on the pretext of new guidelines to be issued from Beijing, a senior government official revealed to the media. The decision seems to have come in the backdrop of 7th Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) meeting held […]

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